Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 243 347 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 11.69% 13.15% 11.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.99% 14.78% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 223 324 284
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% -3.60%
10th Percentile £28,050 £26,250 £23,575
90th Percentile £57,250 £51,175 £47,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1870 2348 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.95% 88.97% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2008 1946
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,432 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 204 £41,000 +9.33% 15
West Wales -19 38 £40,000 - 3
North Wales - 1 - - 1
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 233 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (39.51%) C#
3 95 (39.09%) .NET
4 80 (32.92%) JavaScript
5 66 (27.16%) AngularJS
6 65 (26.75%) HTML
7 62 (25.51%) SQL Server
8 61 (25.10%) MVC
9 57 (23.46%) CSS
10 55 (22.63%) TDD
11 53 (21.81%) Finance
12 52 (21.40%) Java
13 50 (20.58%) SDLC
14 49 (20.16%) ASP.NET
15 44 (18.11%) SQL
16 37 (15.23%) Test Automation
17 35 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
18 34 (13.99%) RESTful
19 32 (13.17%) Kanban
20 30 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
20 30 (12.35%) HTML5
20 30 (12.35%) QA
20 30 (12.35%) jQuery
21 29 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
22 28 (11.52%) WCF
22 28 (11.52%) Microsoft
23 27 (11.11%) OO
23 27 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
23 27 (11.11%) DevOps
24 26 (10.70%) BDD

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.41%) CMS
2 14 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (5.76%) Umbraco
3 13 (5.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.65%) IIS
4 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.23%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.41%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) JBoss
6 1 (0.41%) Liferay
6 1 (0.41%) Mule
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.82%) Moqups
2 1 (0.41%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.70%) SaaS
4 5 (2.06%) PaaS
5 4 (1.65%) IaaS
5 4 (1.65%) Office 365
6 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.82%) GitHub
6 2 (0.82%) Heroku
6 2 (0.82%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (0.82%) Serverless
7 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.53%) Hyperconnected
1 11 (4.53%) Internet
2 9 (3.70%) Broadband
3 4 (1.65%) HTTP
4 2 (0.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.23%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.94%) MySQL
4 11 (4.53%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.70%) Big Data
6 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.65%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.23%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.82%) HPCC
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (10.29%) JIRA
3 23 (9.47%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.58%) Visual Studio
5 13 (5.35%) Selenium
6 11 (4.53%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.12%) Subversion
8 9 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.29%) Maven
9 8 (3.29%) NUnit
10 7 (2.88%) Moq
11 5 (2.06%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.06%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.65%) Ant
12 4 (1.65%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.65%) JMeter
12 4 (1.65%) JUnit
12 4 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.23%) GoogleTest
13 3 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (21.81%) Finance
2 22 (9.05%) Games
3 16 (6.58%) Retail
4 6 (2.47%) Military
5 5 (2.06%) Marketing
6 3 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.23%) French Language
6 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 137 (56.38%) Developer
2 55 (22.63%) .NET Developer
3 23 (9.47%) C# Developer
3 23 (9.47%) Software Developer
4 22 (9.05%) Senior Developer
5 21 (8.64%) Java Developer
6 20 (8.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (8.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (7.82%) Scrum Master
8 14 (5.76%) Analyst
8 14 (5.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (4.94%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.94%) Junior
10 11 (4.53%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.12%) C++ Developer
11 10 (4.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (3.70%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.70%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (39.09%) .NET
2 66 (27.16%) AngularJS
3 65 (26.75%) HTML
4 57 (23.46%) CSS
5 49 (20.16%) ASP.NET
6 34 (13.99%) RESTful
7 30 (12.35%) HTML5
7 30 (12.35%) jQuery
8 28 (11.52%) WCF
9 27 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (10.70%) Spring
11 24 (9.88%) CSS3
11 24 (9.88%) Node.js
12 23 (9.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (7.41%) Web Services
15 16 (6.58%) .NET Framework
16 15 (6.17%) React
16 15 (6.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.58%) User Experience
3 9 (3.70%) Fintech
4 8 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.06%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) Digital TV
7 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.35%) Android
2 12 (4.94%) Apple iOS
2 12 (4.94%) Linux
3 6 (2.47%) Ubuntu
3 6 (2.47%) Windows
4 4 (1.65%) CentOS
4 4 (1.65%) Debian
5 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.10%) MVC
3 55 (22.63%) TDD
4 50 (20.58%) SDLC
5 37 (15.23%) Test Automation
6 32 (13.17%) Kanban
7 29 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (11.11%) DevOps
8 27 (11.11%) OO
9 26 (10.70%) BDD
10 25 (10.29%) Software Engineering
10 25 (10.29%) Web Development
11 23 (9.47%) User Stories
12 22 (9.05%) OOP
13 21 (8.64%) Mentoring
14 16 (6.58%) Coaching
14 16 (6.58%) Front End Development
14 16 (6.58%) Web Application Development
15 15 (6.17%) Microservices
15 15 (6.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (39.51%) C#
2 80 (32.92%) JavaScript
3 52 (21.40%) Java
4 44 (18.11%) SQL
5 23 (9.47%) C++
6 19 (7.82%) Python
7 14 (5.76%) C
8 13 (5.35%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.53%) PHP
9 11 (4.53%) TypeScript
10 10 (4.12%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.29%) Perl
12 7 (2.88%) Groovy
13 6 (2.47%) Go
14 5 (2.06%) Apple Swift
14 5 (2.06%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.06%) Ruby
15 4 (1.65%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.41%) Korn
16 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (4.94%) Degree
2 6 (2.47%) HND
3 5 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.82%) CEH
4 2 (0.82%) CISMP
4 2 (0.82%) CISSP
4 2 (0.82%) GIAC
4 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.41%) IIBA
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.35%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.82%) PMO
3 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (5.35%) Docker
2 3 (1.23%) Firmware
3 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.82%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.94%) Ansible
2 8 (3.29%) Terraform
3 3 (1.23%) Puppet
4 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.35%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.47%) SAP
3 6 (2.47%) TOWER Software
4 5 (2.06%) Oracle
4 5 (2.06%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.65%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.65%) Sony
6 3 (1.23%) CA
6 3 (1.23%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (1.23%) Google
6 3 (1.23%) Twitter
6 3 (1.23%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.82%) Informatica
7 2 (0.82%) Teradata
8 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.41%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.41%) Zend